We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
A graveside service will be held Saturday, July 30, 2005 for 99 year
old Ellen Parker of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday July 27, 2005 at
St. Annís Healthcare Center in Chester, IL.
Born September 7, 1905 in Wittenberg, MO, the daughter of Charles and
Pearl (Sigafus) Garris. She married Harry Parker on December 13, 1923 in
Perryville, MO and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include five daughters, Eunice Friels of Randleman, NC, Edith
Maxwell of Stockton, CA, Hazel Frazer of Lebanon, IL, Betty Witmer of
Ellis Grove, IL and Harriet Kuehne of Chester, IL. 18 grandchildren, 37
great grandchildren and 41 great great grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers, two
sisters, three grandchildren and one great great grandson.
There will be no visitation.
Graveside service for Ellen Parker will be Saturday, July 30, 2005 at
1:30pm at Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL with Paul Horn officiating.
Memorials can be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses of
The Schroeder-McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL is in charge of the